This site provides information on the book “Stepping on the Cracks” as well as biographical about Mary Downing Hahn. There are also activities involving the home front during World War II. Bibliographic information about other novels by Mary Downing Hahn is also included. eThemes resources on World War II for Elementary Students and an Author Study with Mary Downing Hahn are also included.
These websites are about World War II. Learn why the war started and what life was like for children during the war. Includes games, quizzes, videos, and audio interviews with World War II veterans. There are links to eThemes resources on the Holocaust and the 1930s.
Read about the author and her many books. There are excerpts from the books, reviews, activities, discussion guides, and lesson plans. Includes links to eTheme resources on Mystery Writing, Mystery Books, and Historical Fiction.